Scout Premium Content

Freshmen Lead Tigers To SEC Tournament Victory

A trio of Auburn freshmen led the way as the Tigers defeated Vanderbilt in the opening round of the SEC Tournament at the Georgia Dome.

Atlanta, Ga.--Auburn Coach Jeff Lebo said earlier in the week that he was concerned about how his freshmen--Toney Douglas, Frank Tolbert and Daniel Hayles--would handle tournament play and the wide-open look of the Georgia Dome. The trio answered the call Thursday in a 77-73 win over heavily-favored Vanderbilt with a combined 53 points and 16 rebounds. Douglas led the team with 23 points and 1... Recommended Stories